What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
A*ABB for those taking four full A levels and completing them in the same year. GCSE requirements - Mathematics grade A (numeric grade 7).
Must be combined with Scottish Advanced Highers. GCSE requirements - Mathematics grade A (numeric grade 7).
Must be combined with Scottish Highers. GCSE requirements - Mathematics grade A (numeric grade 7).
GCSE requirements - Mathematics grade A (numeric grade 7).
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 152 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers91%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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This course provides a solid grounding in a wide range of techniques and skills which are sought after by employers. Macroeconomics, microeconomics, mathematics and statistics form the core of the degree, and the school offers a wide range of optional modules covering a diverse set of economics topics. You can apply to spend part of your second year at the University’s campuses in China and Malaysia or in locations such as Australia, Canada and Japan. The School of Economics is a recognised global leader in its field. It is situated on the beautiful University Park Campus in the Sir Clive Granger Building, which is named after the 2003 Nobel Prize winner for economic science, who spent more than 20 years studying and working at the University. Please note that only the BSc route will be available from 2019 entry onwards.
Your first year will focus on economic theory and maths/statistics, and explore current economic questions of cultural, political and social importance. Our Writing Economics module ensures that your transition from school/college is smooth, and our careers module includes guidance on preparing your CV, interview techniques and applying for internships. In your second year, you will develop your analytical skills and knowledge of the core and sub-disciplines of economics and quantitative methods. In your final year, you will build on the topics covered in previous years, selecting modules from a wide range of specialist options that reflect our academics' research expertise. Under the guidance of your tutor, you will also complete a dissertation and gain experience of the research process.
A world-leading University attracting some of the brightest minds from the UK and abroad to study on vibrant campuses here, and internationally. Surrounded by an amazing city, University of Nottingham students have an incredible time making friends and getting the best education. The University is ranked in the top 1% of all universities worldwide.
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2:1 or above
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